CV, QA, QC Engineering, Welding and Painting skills looks worldwide

Serial No: 16947
Skills keywords: painting inspection, welding inspection
Short Bio:

I have a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and certification in CSWIP 3.2 Senior Welding Inspector, NACE Coating Inspector - CIP Level 2(Marine), API 653 Aboveground Storage Tank Inspector, API 570 Piping Inspector, API 580 Risk- Based Inspector (RBI) and API 510 Pressure Vessel Inspector. I have completed OPITO approved BOSIET training. I have more than 20 years of experience in OIL & GAS field.

Current location:  Maharashtra, India - View on map
Nationality: Indian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Oil, Gas and Energy
Spoken languages: english, Tamil
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere


Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)

I.R.T.T., Erode / Bharathiar University, Coimbatore / India.


 ASNT Level – II in UT, RT, MT & PT

 CSWIP 3.2.2 Certified Senior Welding Inspector (# 40718)

 NACE Level 2 Certified Coating Inspector ( # 26013 )

 IRCA Certified ISO 9001:2000 Lead Auditor

 API 653 Above Ground Storage Tank Inspector ( # 40248 )

 API 570 Piping Inspector ( # 45807)

 API 580 Risk- Based Inspector (# 48396)

 API 510 Pressure Vessel Inspector (# 48621)

 OPITO approved Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training(BOSIET)(#64765700100713796)


 Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application (PGDCA)


1. Employer : Tecnicas Reunidas SA, Volgograd, Russia

Position : QA QC Engineer

Duration : July 2011 to November 2014

Client : Lukoil, Russia

Project : Vacuum Gas Oil Deep Conversion Complex (1st Stage)

Client : Al Hosn Gas, UAE

Project : SHAH Gas Development Project

Client : ADCO, UAE

Project : SAHIL & SHAH Full Fields Development Project

Duties : Preparing project quality documents. Inspecting incoming materials of Pipeline, Piping and Tanks. Inspecting/monitoring daily welding and painting/coating activities. Reviewing NDT and other inspection reports.

2. Employer : Germanischer Lloyd (GL), UAE

Position : Inspection Engineer

Duration : May 2010 to May 2011

Client : GASCO, UAE

PMC : Worley Parsons

Project : ASAB Lean Gas Pipeline Project –

95 Km, Ø 36”/ 20”/ 12” Gas Pipeline

Client : IPIC(International Petroleum Investment Company)

EPC Contractor : China Petroleum Engineering & Construction company

Project : Abu Dhabi Crude Oil Pipeline Project (ADCOP) –

370 Km, Ø 48” Habshan to Fujairah Pipeline

3. Employer : Punj Lloyd, Qatar

Position : QA/QC Engineer

Duration : February 2009 to December 2009

Client : Qatar Petroleum

Project : Strategic Gas Transmission Pipeline Project (SGTP)–

220 Km, Ø 36” Ras Laffan to Mesaieed Pipeline

4. Employer : Mun Siong Engineering Pte Ltd, Singapore

Position : QA/QC Engineer

Duration : March 2007 to January 2009

Owner : Shell Eastern Petroleum (Pte) Ltd

Client : Chiyoda Singapore (Pte) Ltd

Project : New & Improved Sour Water Stripper 1& 2

Client : Foster Wheeler Asia Pacific (Pte) Ltd

Project : Bukom Refinery Modifications Project

5. Employer : Wong Hing Long Technologies Pte Ltd, Singapore

Position : QA Engineer

Duration : January 2007 to March 2007

Client : Singapore Defense Service

Duties : Preparing Quality Assurance related documents for shop


6. Employer : Industrial Engineering and Inspection Services,

Chennai, India

Position : Inspection Engineer

Duration : June 2006 to December 2006

Client : Andra Pradesh Paper Mill, Rajahmundry

Project : APPM-Mill Development Plan (Single Digester Paper

Project – ANDRITZ, Finland technology)

7. Employer : Jeckson Engineers & Fabricators, Surat, India

Position : QA/QC Engineer

Duration : August 2002 to February 2006

Client : Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL)

Project : Jamnagar – Loni Pipeline Project Phase II –

63 Km, Ø 12” / 8” Kandla – Samaikhyali LPG Pipeline

Client : Gas Authority of India Limited

Project : Dahej (Gujarat) – Vijaipur (MP) Gas Pipeline Project–

610 Km, Ø 42” Gas Pipeline

Client : Reliance Petroleum Limited

Project : Jamnagar Refinery Project

8. Employer : Hindustan Engineers, Surat, India

Position : Piping Engineer

Duration : February 1999 to June 2002

Client : Indian Oil Corporation of India Limited, Baroda

Project : Gujarat Refinery Expansion Project

Client : Reliance Petroleum Limited

Project : Jamnagar Refinery Project

Duties : Fabrication, Erection and Testing– Piping and

Related facilities

9. Employer : Suyog Engineers Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India

Position : Fabrication Engineer

Duration : November 1996 to December 1998

Client : Gujarat Alkalies and Chemical Limited (GACL)

Activities : Fabrication of Surface condenser & Deaerator

@ L& T, Hazira

Client : Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (IPCL)

Activities : Fabrication of Demethaniser, Surface condenser

& Column for Vinyl chloride monomer @ L&T, Hazira

Client : Reliance Industrial Limited, Hazira

Project : Polypropylene Plant

Duties : Fabrication, Erection and Testing – Tanks and

Pressure Vessels

10. Employer : Kanaka Durga Engineering, Rajahmundry, India

Position : Engineer

Duration : May 1992 to October 1996

Client : Gas Authority of India Limited

Project : Tatipaka – Kakinada Gas Pipeline Project –

90 Km, Ø 18” / 12” Gas Pipeline

Client : Gas Authority of India Limited

Project : KG Basin Gas Pipeline Project –

19 Km, Ø 18” Kakinada – NFCL Gas Pipeline

Duties : Fabrication, Erection and Testing -Pipelines, Tanks and

Pressure Vessels


 Preparation of Project Quality Plans, Quality Management Procedures, Quality Control Procedures, Inspection and Test Plans and all other documents according to company QMS and Client Specifications

 Involving in Internal/External Quality Auditing. Raise NCRs in case of non-compliance and ensure timely execution of corrective and preventive actions

 Evaluation and approving contractors Quality Control Procedures, Inspection and Test Plan, WPS/PQRs and other documents.

 Coordinating with Material Controller for Incoming material Inspection. Monitoring MRIR preparation and proper material storage as per requirement.

 Preparation and qualification of various WPS/PQRs’ as per Client Specifications & applicable codes.

 Performing Welder Qualification Tests for various welding procedure specifications as per Client specifications and Codes. Preparing and monitoring weld rejection rates for each welders and initiate necessary corrective action.

 Stage wise Inspection of aboveground steel Tanks construction and witnessing various tests conducted as per Code API 650.

 Review and approval of contractors’ Painting/Coating Procedures, Inspection &Test Plan and all other documents as required for project specification requirements.

 Checking/monitoring weather conditions before and during the coating process, surface preparation, paint mixture, DFT measurement, destructive tests such as adhesion test, visual inspection & holiday test on finished product for various type of paints and coating like FBE, PE, PP, PUT etc.

 Coordinating and Monitoring of various activities such as stringing, cold bending, welding, NDT, coating, painting, lowering, pigging & hydro test.

 Coordination and control of QA/QC inspectors and NDT crews to carry out inspection and test requirements as per the contracts. Liaise with Client and Third Party Inspectors in pursuance of and compliance with contractual obligations.

 Conversant with International codes like API 1104, API 5L, API653, API650, ASME Section II, V, VIII, IX, B31.3, B31.4, B31.8, ASTM, ISO and NACE standards.